• Gill Landry

  • Tue, 18-02-2020 at 20:00
  • Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
    Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
    L1 9BP Liverpool
Gill Landry - Royal Liverpool Philharmonic - Liverpool

Skeleton At The Banquet is the new album from two-time Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Gill Landry.Landry, originally from Louisiana, started out as a busker on the streets of New Orleans before becoming a contributing member of the band Old Crow Medicine Show, with whom he recorded 4 albums and toured from 2004 to 2014.He’s released four solo albums to critical acclaim, featuring such artists as Laura Marling, Brandi Carlile, Klara Söderberg (First Aid Kit), The Felice Brothers and Karen Elson among many others. Landry has toured extensively internationally in his own right, and has also supported Mumford & Sons, Brandi Carlile, Ben Harper, Laura Marling, Ben Howard and Bruce Hornsby.Skeleton At The Banquet is Gill Landry’s fifth solo studio album and the follow-up to 2017’s Love Rides A Dark Horse. The album was recorded and produced in Los Angeles by Gill and Seth Ford-Young (Tom Waits, Edward Sharpe), and features Landry on vocals, guitars, pedal steel, keys and harmonica, Seth Ford-Young on bass, Josh Collazo on drums, Stewart Cole on trumpet, and Odessa Jorgensen on violin.'This album is a series of reflections and thoughts on the collective hallucination that is America...With a love song or two thrown in for good measure. I wrote it from within the refuge of a small flat, in a small village in western France where I spent last summer. I found it to be a good place for seeing the forest through the trees, so to speak.' - Gill Landry £17/£14